The Nation (Nigeria)

Kidnap, robbery suspects held in Kogi


SECURITY operatives on Wednesday apprehende­d some suspected kidnappers and robbers in Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State.

Chairman of the council Prince Ishaq Shaibu Okolo who confirmed the operation by the security operatives noted that guns, ammunition­s and charms were recovered from the suspects.

He said one of the suspects who came to town was seen buying large quantities of bread for the gang and their captives and was trailed to their den where the arrest was made.

Okolo said the arrest of the suspects was proof that the state’s security architectu­re was effective in fighting crime.

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